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Roberta Piket has played professionally as a sidewoman with David Liebman, Rufus Reid, Michael Formanek, Lionel Hampton, Billy Mintz, Mickey Roker and Benny Golson and has thrice been a featured guest on Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz on National Public Radio. In addition to her work as a pianist, Roberta performs on B3 organ, gigging at clubs such as Harlem's Showman's. She has also written several big band compositions, three of which are in the repertoire of the Seattle Women's Jazz Orchestra. She was an associate artist at the ACA with saxophonist/composer Sam Rivers in fall of 2006. Roberta regularly appears in New York and tours the West coast, and recently has been performing in Europe as well, primarily with saxophonist Roby Glod and drummer Klaus Kugel. Roberta has nine CDs released as a leader on various independent labels. The latest is Solo, on her own Thirteenth Note Records. The NYC Jazz Record said, “[Solo] displays a mastery that is frequently striking and always engaging.”

 

 

 

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